Handsome large stone farmhouse with swimming pool and land for sale in Cortona, Arezzo. The property, which dates back to the 17th century, was completely restored in 2012. The surrounding area offers many beautiful hill top towns to visit: Cortona, Siena, Perugia, Assisi, all easily accessible by car. Entering through the electric gates in the private courtyard, you are immediately surrounded by tranquility and beauty. The gardens encircle the house and include an olive grove, an orchard, a recently renovated tennis court and a hillside pool area with sweeping views of the valley towards a medieval castle and beyond. The property is on two levels. On the ground floor, which you can access via an external staircase, we find a kitchen that opens onto the terrace through beautiful double French doors, a dining room which also opens onto the terrace and three double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, one with access to the terrace. Here there is both a front and back terrace. At the rear, the kitchen and dining room lead onto the terrace, making it ideal for al fresco dining. On the first floor there is a living room with fireplace and lovely high ceilings, a TV room which leads onto the terrace, a meeting room / bar also with access to the terrace, two double bedrooms, a double suite with view and en-suite bathroom and a shared bathroom. The property is very bright, modern with a Scandinavian influence, with lots of typical Tuscan features such as exposed beams in sanded oak, hand-painted pale terracotta tiles, with splashes of colour by Finnish designers, brick arches and high ceilings with spacious rooms. There is a Jotul wood-burning stove which, together with the central heating system, makes it cosy in winter. The farmhouse enjoys a quiet and tranquil location both inside and out and the location, although rural, is easily accessible and convenient to local tourist attractions and towns. The historic centre of Cortona is just 30 minutes away, and you are just 45 minutes from Perugia airport. The property has a magnificent view, and is ideal as a family home or for holiday rental.
PROPERTY Ref: 0COR1728
Where: Cortona, Province: Arezzo, Region: Tuscany.
Type: Farmhouse on two levels, approx 300 sqm. With swimmingpool, tennis court and land of approx 5,000 sqm.
Annex: Not present.
Conditions: Excellent. Completely restored in 2012.
Garden: Terraced and fenced garden, orchard. Automatic irrigation system.
Land: 5000 sqm. Olive grove.
Swimming pool: 6 x 12 m.
Parking: Private, inside the property.
Ground Floor with access via external staircase:
Kitchen with access to the terrace,
Dining room with access to the terrace,
Three double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, one with access to the terrace;
Living room with fireplace,
TV room with access to the terrace,
Meeting Room / Bar with access to the terrace,
Two double bedrooms,
Double suite with en-suite bathroom,
Distance from services: 5 km.
Distance from the main airports: Perugia 57 km, Florence 129 km, Pisa 202 km.
Gravel road: 1,5 km.
Fixed telephone network: Available.
Heating: LPG. GPL. Central heating. Wood stove and fireplace.
Water: City water supply.
Possibility of burrowing electric poles: cost estimate already drawn up.
Energy Efficiency Rating: G.